Michael van der Galien

A Perfect Statement about the Balance of Power

Posted on January 16 2010 5:00 pm
Michael van der Galien was born in the Dutch city of Leeuwarden in 1984. For as long as he can remember, he has been obsessed with the United States. When he was 17 years old, he started blogging - of course about America. His articles have been published at Big Hollywood, Pajamas Media, Hot Air (the GreenRoom) and Right Across The Atlantic. He's also an editor for the Dutch conservative blog, De Dagelijkse Standaard.
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by Bookworm

As I’ve mentioned before, almost without exception, my “real me” facebook friends are liberal. This is true both for the friends I trace back to my school years and for the ones who are part of my daily life today.

Occasionally, I like to tweak my facebook friends a little, not with “in your face” confrontations, but simply by dropping into my updates news squiblets they might not know living, as they do, in their hermetically-sealed New York Times/NPR/New Yorker world. Recently, I linked to a news item about Coakley’s fundraiser in D.C., which was attended by Big Pharm and Health Insurance lobbyists. I suggested, politely, that this indicated that the cat was out of the bag about who the real beneficiaries of health care reform will be.

Read the whole thing at Bookworm Room.

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